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Do YOU want to catch up on changes being discussed for your community?

Do YOU want to make a difference?

Then YOU should join the EAST Ventura Community Council.

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Feeling Unheard????  Join the East Ventura Vision Planning Workshop June 20th 6:30 pm

Feeling like the East side is often overlooked?  Traffic on the East side driving you nuts?  Does your business have presence on the East side?  We want to hear from you!  You can influence the future of the East side.  The Vision planning workshop will feature small groups to discuss 8 different topics of concern to our residents.  You will be able to express your opinions on each of the topics.

Please mark your calendar and plan to attend this in-person meeting to share and discuss a vision for East Ventura.  The meeting will be held in the Clubhouse at the Buenaventura Mobile Home Estates, 11405 Darling Road, Ventura, CA .  The meeting will begin at 6:30.  Doors will open at 6 pm. For more information, contact Sara Ostrander, EVCC Chair at or the EVCC Board at


What to expect at the 1st Workshop

We love living in our community and chose East Ventura for a variety of reasons! As a resident of East Ventura, your voice matters, and this is the time to engage our City leadership with what really matters to us the most as upcoming development changes the landscape of what we call home.

  • Questions and thoughtful responses/solutions are encouraged to help shape what matters most to us as a community for the development of our Vision statement for the residents of East Ventura.
  • We will review several topics during the workshop, including a vision statement, streets/traffic/118,  schools, parks and recreation, housing, community center and senior concerns, grocery access, and an open forum
  • To achieve securing as much feedback as possible, please preview this material before the workshop begins and bring your best collaborative energy to our in-person meeting on June 20th, 2024.

Next Online Meeting will by July 18.

Click here to join the Zoom meeting

Our Meetings

The East Ventura Community Council meets on the third Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm. Currently we are meeting online using Zoom. In the future, we hope to resume in-person meetings or a hybrid version.

Our Meeting Policy

The East Ventura Community Council requires all participants to respect others and to conduct business in a professional manner, with decorum.  Failure to conduct oneself in a respectful manner will be grounds for removal from the meeting.

City Council Meetings Moved to Tuesdays!

The bi-monthly City Council meetings have been moved to Tuesday beginning in January 2024.  The May meetings are scheduled for May 14 and 28.  The new starting time for the meetings is 5:00 pm.

EVCC Focus Areas

Our members want to be involved in the community.  Several concerns and potential projects have been discussed in our meetings.  Some of the areas we have agreed to focus on are:

*Atlas School Safety Zone – Safer Walks to All Schools

*Community Center Project at Community Park

*Holiday Fireworks Control

*A Grocery Store for the Wells Road corridor

If you are interested in any of these focus areas, please contact the EVCC Board at  We will let you know how you can get involved.